MILL BARN DAY TICKET FOR THE BEST FISHING IN ESSEX
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*NEW*Lilly Pad Lake 15 swims
Completely revamped & restocked in 2018, this lake is the second oldest on the complex, gives the best small fish Fishing in Essex.The new back or road back has been dug to depth of 7ft, and widened by removing some of the island. There is now just one peg remaining on the island - the old peg 6, and some of the older tighter pegs have been removed. New platforms provide an excellent base for a comfortable days fishing, and with the new stocking of Silver fish - Skimmers, Tench, Crucians, F1's and the resident Roach and Rudd this will be a fabulous lake to bring families to, ensuring the float is always going under! Match weights in excess of 80lb are already being taken, and these will only climb as the fish bulk up and start feeding aggressively
peg 1 peg 2 peg 3 peg 4 peg 5 peg 6 peg 7 peg 8 peg 9 peg 10 peg 11 peg 12 peg 13 peg 14 peg15
Donut Lake 8 swims
(Match Record 305lb 4th July 17)
This is the smallest lake on the complex, but very good fishing for the bigger carp. Depth up to 6ft, with 4ft in the margins.
Sport in the summer & winter can be frantic with match weights of over 200lbs!
Canal Lake 38 swims
(Current match record 334lb Aug 17)
Up to 36FT across. Depth up to 5FT. One bank fishing. Good all round also known for its bigger carp. The far bank can be
reached on most pegs by the pole, which makes for an excellent match venue - match weights between 100-175lb are
commonplace in the warmer months, with 50-60lb being caught in the colder months.
All baits work well, sweetcorn can be productive for the big head of Skimmers if the carp are proving elusive on the day.
Main venue for the Sunday matches held during the season.
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C17 C18 C19 C20 C21 C22 C23 C24 C25 C26 C27 C28 C29 C30 C31 C32 C33
MEMBERS LAKE 23 Pegs
Match record 405lb - July 18
The origional and most established on the complex. Each peg has its own character, and different features, from sunken
weed & lilly pad beds, to Waggler reached small islands. Average depth 4ft in summer, main species being Carp to 15lb,
Rudd & Roach. Island pegs are favoured in the summer, fishing the gaps across from peg 20, and 9 proving productive.
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Reservoir Lake 70 swims
Match Record 555lb August 17
The Reservoir entrance can be found on the left hand side of the road, just before you hit the main Mill barn Complex.
Depth from 4FT to 20FT. In the summer months as shown below, up to 5FT of water is taken for irrigation.
During this period the fishing is excellent. This lake also produces the biggest carp, and also has the largest head of Carp. Evening matches are held on this venue in the summer, record being over 200lb in 3hrs!. You will also
find a massive head of Bream in this lake, along with Barbel, Perch, Rudd & Roach all ensuring the float keeps
going under all day long!
*Luncheon Meat allowed from 01/08/18 on Reservoir only
* PLEASE NOTE THAT DOGS ARE NOT PERMITTED ON THE COMPLEX *